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Serving the campus of the University of Alabama since 1894

The Crimson White

Serving the campus of the University of Alabama since 1894

The Crimson White

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Alabama can use Mercer game as a measuring stick before Iron Bowl

Alabama can use Mercer game as a measuring stick before Iron Bowl

November 16, 2017

On paper, looking at the daunting conference schedule is tough enough for SEC teams. The 12-game season may consist of a road game in Death Valley at night, or a trip to College Station to hear 100,000...

Dylan Moses answers the call in wake of injuries to Alabama linebackers

Dylan Moses answers the call in wake of injuries to Alabama linebackers

November 9, 2017

He burst off the line of scrimmage like a bullet out of a gun. He ran straight through the LSU offensive line. As he threw down Tiger quarterback Danny Etling for a sack, he turned to the crimson-colored...

PRACTICE REPORT: Linebacker rotation changes after injuries

PRACTICE REPORT: Linebacker rotation changes after injuries

November 6, 2017

After a full day of rest following the slugfest against LSU Saturday night, the Crimson Tide was back on the practice field preparing for this week's matchup against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Here...

Alabama hopes to slow down dangerous Derrius Guice

Alabama hopes to slow down dangerous Derrius Guice

November 2, 2017

It's not like Alabama has yet to face an elite LSU running back before. For the last three seasons, its defense has been tasked with stopping former All-American Leonard Fournette. The Crimson Tide answered...

PRACTICE REPORT: DaShawn Hand full participant ahead of LSU

PRACTICE REPORT: Da’Shawn Hand full participant ahead of LSU

October 30, 2017

After a much needed break and bye week, the Alabama Crimson Tide was back on the practice field this afternoon. The Crimson Tide is preparing for its always anticipated annual matchup with the LSU Tigers...

Calvin Ridley teaching and learning from trio of freshman receivers

Calvin Ridley teaching and learning from trio of freshman receivers

October 19, 2017

It seems like yesterday Crimson Tide fans and coaches alike were gawking at the skillset young receiver Calvin Ridley brought to the table as a freshman, as he collected 1045 receiving yards and endless...

Alabama defense prepares for versatile wide receiver Christian Kirk

Alabama defense prepares for versatile wide receiver Christian Kirk

October 5, 2017

When Alabama linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton met Christian Kirk years ago when the two were in high school at a recruiting camp, he knew he was watching a star in the making. Fortunately for Hamilton, they...

Andy Pappanastos settling in as Alabamas kicker

Andy Pappanastos settling in as Alabama’s kicker

September 28, 2017

If there was a sandwich being named after you, what would you want to have on it? “Probably some kind of chicken,” Alabama kicker Andy Pappanastos said. “Maybe grilled chicken, healthier a little...

PRACTICE REPORT: Alabama finalizes practice before Ole Miss

PRACTICE REPORT: Alabama finalizes practice before Ole Miss

September 27, 2017

Alabama held its third practice of the week, as the No. 1 ranked Crimson Tide prepares for SEC West foe Ole Miss.  Practice Notes -Quarterbacks and wide receivers worked on short, intermediate routes...

Alabama defense ready to make strides against Vanderbilt

Alabama defense ready to make strides against Vanderbilt

September 21, 2017

The Alabama defense was not very pleased with the outcome of last Saturday’s game against Colorado State. Yes, the Crimson Tide beat the Rams soundly 41-23 inside Bryant Denny Stadium, but 23 points...

PRACTICE REPORT: Three injured linebackers return to practice

PRACTICE REPORT: Three injured linebackers return to practice

September 18, 2017

It was a hot day at practice for the Alabama football team Monday as it began preparations for Saturday's game against Vanderbilt.  Notes:  After sporting non-contact jerseys last week, linebackers...

Jalen Hurts and Nick Saban respond to quarterback criticism

September 14, 2017

Ever since Jalen Hurts assumed the starting job as the University of Alabama quarterback, he has received tons of praise for leading his team under center. But the sophomore signal caller has also received...

Changing the game: stars play special teams

Changing the game: stars play special teams

September 7, 2017

It may have caught the Florida State blockers off guard when they saw Alabama starting running back Damien Harris line up on a punt formation in the third quarter of Saturday’s game. Maybe that’s why...

PRACTICE REPORT: Assistant coach back at practice after tragedy

PRACTICE REPORT: Assistant coach back at practice after tragedy

September 5, 2017

Alabama completed its second practice of the week Tuesday in preparation for Saturday’s matchup against Fresno State. Practice Notes: ·  Rashaan Evans was in a black, no contact jersey and worked on...

PRACTICE REPORT: Five-star freshman practices with outside linebackers

PRACTICE REPORT: Five-star freshman practices with outside linebackers

September 4, 2017

After an impressive win against Florida State on Saturday night, the Crimson Tide shifts its focus to this weekend’s home opener versus Fresno State. Notes: Presumably to due to the season ending...

Derwin James presents unique problems for Alabama offense

Derwin James presents unique problems for Alabama offense

September 1, 2017

In the coming days before a game, it’s common for Alabama players to point out certain playmakers on the opposing team and express the challenges each player presents to them and their teammates.  ...

PRACTICE REPORT: Alabama prepares for Florida State

PRACTICE REPORT: Alabama prepares for Florida State

August 29, 2017

Due to the threat of rain, the Alabama football team practiced inside its indoor facility for the second day in a row. The Crimson Tide is putting in its final days of work as it prepares for a showdown...

Adapted Athletics gets new facility

Adapted Athletics gets new facility

March 9, 2017

The idea was concieved of in the fall semester of 2015: a brand new, 27,000 square foot facility assembled specifically for Adapted Athletics.The proposed state-of-the-art, $10 million facility would be...

Club clay shooting brings students together

Club clay shooting brings students together

March 6, 2017

It didn't take Reid Duval very long to find out where he belonged at The University of Alabama. The Birmingham native wasn't going far from home when he packed his bags for Tuscaloosa in 2013, but he quickly...

Mission Accomplished: Assistant Athletics Director pens book on Alabama's 16th national championship

Mission Accomplished: Assistant Athletics Director pens book on Alabama's 16th national championship

June 29, 2016

The 2015 college football season will forever be remembered by the University of Alabama and its fans. The season included obstacles, successes, and heartbreak but ultimately concluded in triumph with...

Golf club founders achieve quick success

Golf club founders achieve quick success

June 15, 2016

Cole Becker and Lee House walked into the University Recreation Center almost four years ago in the fall of 2012. They had no idea a simple interest meeting put together by an English teacher would serve...

Alabama bass fishing reels in No. 1 ranking

April 18, 2016

There was no doubt in John Davis' mind where he was going to college. The Birmingham native grew up loving The University of Alabama and knew he wanted to take classes at The Capstone. It was the only...

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